| Apr 29, 2011
| 8:23 AM
Two former White House aides launched a pair of independent groups Friday to defend President Obama and fight the array of conservative efforts that poured money into the last elections, adopting the same tactics that have been condemned by the White...
| May 16, 2011
| 12:53 PM
Nancy Pelosi was a staple of Republican campaign ads in the 2010 midterm elections that led to her ouster as speaker of the House.
But even out of power, the San Francisco Democrat is the featured villain in what has become the first major electoral test...
| Apr 15, 2012
| 5:47 PM
They were not even born at the time their city erupted in flames, violence and rage against a system that would not convict Los Angeles police officers of brutally beating a black man.
But high school students Jiaya Ingram, Ashley Torres and Jessica...
| Jan 24, 2012
Bingham Ray, the co-founder of October Films, one of the top independent film distribution companies of the 1990s, and a former president of United Artists who was a leading force in independent films for more than two decades, died Monday. He was 57....
| Mar 6, 2012
Frank Marocco, a rare jazz accordionist, a first-call studio musician and one of the most recorded accordion players in the world, has died. He was 81.
Marocco died Saturday at his home in the San Fernando Valley, after having been hospitalized at...
| Apr 24, 2012
| 9:37 PM
“American Idol” 8 p.m. Wednesday, Fox: The finalists perform for the judges; original Queen band members Brian May and Roger Taylor perform. (N) “American Idol” 8 p.m. Thursday, Fox: Contestants face elimination; Katy Perry...
| Apr 22, 2012
A lot has been made of organic cotton and other eco-friendly fabrics made from Tencel, hemp and bamboo as fashion rides the mega-trend of environmentalism. But recycled clothes purchased at thrift and consignment stores, as well as upcycled items reworked...
| Aug 16, 2011
| 5:16 PM
Clint Eastwood knows how to set a scene on screen or at Mission Ranch, his strikingly handsome hotel and restaurant in Carmel.
The hotel, a historic property, has a multimillion dollar view of the sea and beautiful grounds to match. Magenta bougainvillea...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 4:38 PM
ACADEMY LEAGUE Crean Lutheran 7, Sage Hill 1 St. Margaret's 16, Whitney 3 ALMONT LEAGUE Alhambra 7, Bell Gardens 1 ALPHA LEAGUE Campbell Hall 5, Crossroads 2 AMBASSADOR LEAGUE Woodcrest Christian 11, Linfield Christian 1 BASELINE LEAGUE Glendora 5, Alta.....
| Mar 28, 2012
| 9:33 PM
Pacific Standard Time will explore the origins of the Los Angeles art world through museum exhibitions throughout Southern California over the next six months. Times art reviewer Sharon Mizota has set the goal of seeing all of them. This is......
| Mar 21, 2012
| 4:38 PM
SOFTBALL AMBASSADOR LEAGUE Aquinas 12, Arrowhead Christian 0 Woodcrest Christian 11, Western Christian 9 CENTURY LEAGUE El Modena 15, El Dorado 0 Esperanza 6, Brea Olinda 2 DEL REY LEAGEU Bishop Amat 8, St. Paul 4 EMPIRE LEAGUE Garden Grove......